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Class Limnochordia

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


Limnochordia Watanabe et al. 2015, class. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Limnochordales Watanabe et al. 2015.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Limnochorda, type genus of the type order of the class; suff. -ia, ending to denote a class; N.L. fem. pl. n. Limnochordia, the Limnochorda class.
Valid publication: WATANABE, M., KOJIMA, H. and FUKUI, M. 2015. Limnochorda pilosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, facultatively anaerobic, pleomorphic bacterium and proposal of Limnochordaceae fam. nov., Limnochordales ord. nov. and Limnochordia classis nov. in the phylum Firmicutes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2378-2384.
Original article in IJSEM Online